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Jon Newkirk talks about how he registered for the draft during the Vietnam War as a conscientious objector, and how his faith influenced that decision. He also describes some of his experiences in Vietnam where he served for his alternative service.
Vietnam War, Oregon Yearly Meeting, Yorba Linda Friends Church
Christian Denominations and Sects | Christianity | Ethics in Religion | Peace and Conflict Studies | Social History | United States History
Bock, Cherice and Beebe, Ralph, "Interview with Jon Newkirk" (2017). War & Conscientious Objection in Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, 1940-1975. 11.